eHealth Barometer

eHealth Trend Barometer: Annual European eHealth Survey 2019

 November 06th, 2019

The 2019 HIMSS Annual Survey, supported by the management consultancy McKinsey, provides insight into trends and topics in the field of health information technology. Based on the feedback from 537 eHealth stakeholders, an analysis of the findings yielded a few notable themes, which are explored in greater detail in this report and highlights are summarized below.

4 lessons learned from the HIMSS Analytics European Annual eHealth Survey 

  1. Lesson 1: Do you have the right strategy? Patient empowerment, telemedicine, and continuity of care
  2. Lesson 2: How strong is your foundation? IT security, Electronic Medical Records, access to information
  3. Lesson 3: What is digital maturity? Digitisation versus digital transformation
  4. Lesson 4: Who is the champion of eHealth adoption and innovation in Europe?